Lake Shakamak

Current Temperature:
59°

Est Water Temperature:
56° (What's This)

Barometric Pressure:
29.91 (Normal)

Wind Speed:
North at 00 Knots (0 MPH)

Forecast   |   Trends

Lake Shakamak
National Pro Reports

Old Hickory Lake, TN
2015-04-15
Fishing on Old Hickory is on FIRE!!! WE have been running very successful trips over the last week with good number and quality and look for the good days to continue. The fish have made a big push u... [more]

-Ian Huey

Indiana Reports

Dogwood Lake, IN
2015-04-16
Spawn is close for crappie.. Had good luck with bluegill at 10 to 15 feet in water column. Using a green and black, green and white crappie magic jig body. Caught crappie but was slow. Should improve ... [more]

Mississinewa Reservo, IN
2015-04-13
Water is VERY murky. Can\'t see the bottom of the live well at this point. Levels are still very low but should be coming up any day now. Some branches and limbs are floating about but no major... [more]

Tippecanoe Lake, IN
2015-04-11
Right now the bass are in the coves eating baitfish so try using a rattle trap or jerkbait to get those bites you need... [more]

Lake Shakamak General Information
Welcome to FishingNotes.com Lake Shakamak fishing report page. Here you will find all the information you need to make the best decisions for today's fishing. Current weather including air temperature, barometric pressure, wind speed and direction are continuously updated throughout the day. Lake Shakamak water temperature is one of the vital statistics included on this page. We also include the moon phase as full and new moons are generally better fishing times. Help in choosing what time to hit the water with daily sunrise and sunset times plus moon rise and moon set times. We would love to hear how your fishing trip went, feel free to share your days success on the community report page. Good luck and we hope you catch a full bag today!
State:
Indiana

County:
Clay

Inpoundment Type:


Surface Area (acres):
0

Lake Management:


Latitude:
39.180186

Longitude:
-87.243873

Water Clarity:


Water Temp Factors:


Maximum Depth (ft):


Normal Elevation (ft):
0

Boat Access:


Boat Limits:


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Lake Shakamak Largemouth Bass Fishing

[ Largemouth Bass Info ]
Lake Shakamak Largemouth Bass Rating:
   3.5/5
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Largemouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
At 56 degree water temperature largemouth bass fishing is in pre-spawn now. It's time to get fishing. Female bass are going to be moving up to the spawning beds. Male largemouth bass will be starting to build the spawning nests in protected coves. Bass prefer to spawn in weedy and woody cover deep in coves that will be protected from the wind and other elements. This is the best time to catch the lake record bass. The female bass will be feeding until they reach the beds and start the spawn. The smaller male bass will be attacking lures also. It is on like donkey kong!!! Hit the water NOW, we can?t believe you are reading this and not fishing right now. GET OUT!!
Lake Shakamak Smallmouth Bass Fishing

[ Smallmouth Bass Info ]
Lake Shakamak Smallmouth Bass Rating:
   1.2/5
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Smallmouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
With the water temperature at 56 degrees smallmouth bass fishing is ready to heat up for spring. The bass will be starting to move into their spawning area. Smallmouth bass will generally spawn on rock and gravel bottoms that are protected from the elements. It's time to get fishing and look for staging bass in deeper water.
Lake Shakamak Crappie Fishing

[ Crappie Info ]
Lake Shakamak Crappie Rating:
   3.5/5
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Crappie Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Crappie should be getting ready to spawn. Stay out in deeper water and look for schools. Schooling shad will be harder to find with this water temperature so when you find it, stay on it. Crappie schools will be breaking up quite a bit getting ready for the spawn. Also try fishing shallower with small crank baits and spinners on the warm banks with direct sunlight. This is a great time to be on the water.
Lake Shakamak Walleye Fishing

[ Walleye Info ]
Lake Shakamak Walleye Rating:
   3/5
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Walleye Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
The walleye are coming off of the spawn now. Fish will be feeding very more aggressive making up for lost time eating during the spawn. Walleye will start moving back to their typical structure of choice and should be getting into the lake flats and deep structure. It?s time to hit the water. This may be the best water temperature to be on the water. There shouldn?t be too many fishermen on the water this early and there are many species that are hitting their prime water temperatures to be biting very well. Have fun today!
Lake Shakamak Catfish Fishing

[ Catfish Info ]
Lake Shakamak Catfish Rating:
   3.1/5
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Catfish Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
The catfish family comprises of blue catfish, flathead catfish and channel catfish. Since catfish are warm water fish, they arenít going to be very active in this water temperature. They will still be feeding, but catfish will only be found very deep and feeding very slowly. Your best bet is give some of the more active fish species in your lake a shot until the cats are active again.
Lake Shakamak Spotted Bass Fishing

[ Spotted Bass Info ]
Lake Shakamak Spotted Bass Rating:
   3/5
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Spotted Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Spotted bass fishing is ready to heat up for spring. The bass will be starting to move into their spawning area. Spotted bass will generally spawn on rock and gravel bottoms that are protected from the elements. It?s time to get fishing and look for staging bass in deeper water.
Lake Shakamak White Bass Fishing

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Lake Shakamak White Bass Rating:
   3.1/5
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Lake Shakamak Striped Bass Fishing

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Lake Shakamak Striped Bass Rating:
   4/5
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Lake Shakamak Solar and Lunar Conditions
Current Lunar Fishing Tip:
The crescent moon will have better gravitational pull than a gibbous or half moon. However the affects of the moons gravitational will be decreased since the sun and moon aren't pulling in conjunction with one another. It's time to pay close attention to the other fishing factors in the weather to make the best decision for hitting the water.
Sunrise:
07:01 EST

Moon Phase:

% Illuminated
Days to Full

Sunset:
20:32 EST







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